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21 February 2014

Shaping regional diplomacy

The Indian Navy, through multi-lateral exercises, is increasing its sphere of influence and becoming a regional force. Yet, it needs to be supported by policy decisions that enable it to achieve its potential as a state-of-the-art establishment and a powerful tool in India’s diplomatic repertoire

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18 February 2014

India-Australia: A win-win relationship

India and Australia share a colonial past, many civil and political institutions and democratic values. Gateway House interviews Patrick Suckling, Australian High Commissioner to India, on the current state of the bilateral and the role the Indian diaspora can play in strengthening this engagement

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13 February 2014

India’s Rising Regional Military Engagement

With China’s growing assertiveness, most ASEAN and East Asian nations want New Delhi to be a counterweight to Beijing. Although India’s defence exercises have not been as aggressive as that of China’s, New Delhi is steadily building its defence ties in the region through alliances and joint military exercises

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12 February 2014

India-Australia: Deepening the bilateral

Gateway House interviews David Brewster, Visiting Fellow, Strategic & Defence Studies Centre, Australian National University, and Senior Visiting Fellow, Maritime Studies Programme, Gateway House, on his latest report, ‘The India-Australia Security Engagement: Opportunities and Challenges’

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7 February 2014

India’s Trans-Pacific Challenge

EconoMonitor, a news and analysis website, republished an article written for Gateway House by Dan Steinbock on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement. He argues whether the concessions India will need to make to join the TPP are in its interests

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7 February 2014

India And The TPP: Wait Or Join?

EconomyWatch republished an article written for Gateway House by Dr. Dan Steinbock on the Trans Pacific Partnership. Dr Steinbock says that while joining the TPP will energize India's trade, negotiating an entry may need concessions which may not be in its interests

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31 January 2014

India-ASEAN’s elusive services FTA

The India-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement in services and trade will allow India to leverage its competitive offerings in IT, finance, among other fields. But the pact has proved elusive so far due to the open squabbling between ministries. The deal now looks set to come through only after the new government takes over